This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A flaw in fetchmail was discovered that allowed remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (crash and persistent mail failure) via a
malformed message with long headers. The crash only occured when
fetchmail was called in '-v -v' mode (CVE-2008-2711).
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
Update the affected fetchmail, fetchmail-daemon and / or fetchmailconf
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true